Category Archives: Homeless and Indigent

CA Health Care Costs About to Skyrocket!

by Jack The California Senate is preparing to pass legislation that would add steep penalties and open the door for civil suits, against hospitals, should they attempt to discharge a homeless patient without first securing a whole host of things … Continue reading

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Who Said That? What Will Happen Next?

Posted by Tina A politician was walking in a poor neighborhood…remarks were captured on video… “What the hell? We should just take all this sh*t down,” … clearly overwhelmed by the scene. … “Whoa, you can smell the rats.”… “Whew, … Continue reading

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Safe Neighborhoods Program

by jack My son, a police officer in another jurisdiction, is doing vehicle abatement to rid crime prone areas of old cars left on the street or upside down on in front yards.  He is getting out of his patrol … Continue reading

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Judge Helps Homeless Panhandle

Posted by Jack There is an excellent video crafted by the Sacramento Bee on the website noted below.  It shows the problem posed by panhandling in a fair and honest way. A federal judge ordered an immediate halt Thursday … Continue reading

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Homeless, Welfare and Our Obligation to Provide, How Much is Fair?

By Jack I was listening to Armstrong and Getty on 650 KSTE today. It was interesting to hear them talking about my exact position on why we have this overpopulation of homeless in California. Getty said, “The word is out, … Continue reading

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The State of U.S. Mental Health Intervention

Posted by Tina and Consider the numbers of homeless and incarcerated mentally ill persons in America. Consider the panhandlers that disrupt business and pose health issues. Consider the poor lost souls wondering aimlessly without purpose or a safe harbor. Consider … Continue reading

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Study Says CA Ranks Last in Quality of Life

Posted by Jack POST-BANKRUPTCY CALIFORNIA CITY TESTS ‘UNIVERSAL’ INCOME FOR RESIDENTS…. lol A 2017 Harvard University report said that one-third of renters in the Los Angeles area are “severely rent burdened,” meaning they spend at least half their income on … Continue reading

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Utopia is Filthy

by Jack How filthy is San Francisco? An NBC Bay Area Investigation reveals a dangerous mix of drug needles, garbage, and feces throughout downtown San Francisco. The Investigative Unit surveyed 153 blocks of the city – the more than 20-mile … Continue reading

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Sanctuary San Francisco – Record Car Burglaries

by Jack “Vehicle break-ins have continued to soar this year in San Francisco, on top of already epidemic numbers, despite recent efforts by police to stop such crimes with more officers on the street. Auto break-ins were up in every … Continue reading

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Tiny Houses and Chico

by Jack Starting out on a positive note, this vagrancy/homeless problem is not impossible to solve, it’s not going to be easy, but it’s certainly not impossible.  Remember that this problem  was not here 20 years ago.   But, over … Continue reading

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